|They Said 9/10/13|
Back at the Brass Rail after the Labor Day holiday, new They Saiders Kiki & La Lee joined Courtney and Dustin for a lil vino-filled chatfest about several hot topics in the news recently. From Syria and sexting politicians to racists on reality TV, new veterans benefits for LGBTs & big events in and arounds the gayborhood + more. Don't forget to sign up for AIDS Walk - September 29 is right around the corner.
Keywords: talk&interview; lee lozano; kiki masters; courtney ware; dustin santillan; top news san diego; gay san diego; lgbt veterans; anthony wiener; big brother; cursive; syria; brass rail
|They Said 9/18/12|
Minus a few peeps on panel, Security Guard Kenny joined Alejandra & Ian for this week's Brass Rail roundtable of news headlines that was perhaps more counseling session than hot topic debate. The crew touched on their weekends and dove into discussion of a trans prison inmate who won a court battle to have her SRS paid for by taxpayers while she's incarcerated. They also shared their top characteristics in an ideal mate, what they'd do if they found out a friends was a convicted felon and talked...
Keywords: talk&interview; ian johnson; alejandra sandoval; brass rail; kenny; top news san diego; gay san diego; aids walk san diego; security guard; trans; prison; srs
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 3/1/13|
After a week's "hiatus" so Ophelia could re-energize, the whole crew was back at our Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio in Hillcrest for our brand of news & views with a little booze. We caught up on some recent events and big headlines like the Pope Emeritus, the Oscars & Perez Hilton's new baby...we just wanna know who the baby mama is. Aaron and Miss O gave some HSSS-brand advice to a few viewers who wrote in asking for help/guidance on a few issues...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; gay san diego; urban mos; oscars; pope benedict; perez hilton; advice; hillcrest
|LIVE from Urban Mo's: The Uh-Oh Episode|
Aaron & Ophelia hit our Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio after a week's hiatus and picked right back up where they left off. After filling us in on their very busy schedules and chatting about what's happening around the city and country, they laughed about politics, the presidential debates & some other ridiculous news headlines of late. Then, an entire segment of fun antics took a shit when the audio overlay didn't transfer in upload...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; urban mos; top news san diego; gay san diego; politics; lgbt; craft beer; hillcrest hoedown; haircuts
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 2/1/13|
It's never a complete Urban Mo's experience without a special visit from Gouda or Dorian dropping off some 5 o'clock shots. This week, Aaron & Ophelia quickly covered coronation, the Super Bowl, Bear Night and understanding Twitter. Then, the talk moved to Etiquette and Pet Peeves. From hook-ups & one-night-stands, to first dates, to strangers in stores and farts, belches & toilet seats. Congrats to Production Assistant Nicolas on his new job at Kitchen & Bath Experts (we gave him a special shou...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; lgbt; gay san diego; urban mos; pet peeves; etiquette; imperial court; super bowl; san diego kitchen remodel
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE 5/4/11|
Big Papa VG is no stranger to the He Said / sHe Said webwaves. He's joined Aaron & Ophelia on camera before, but this time around he had some exciting news to share. LIVE from our Brass Rail Studio, Vito announced that he is the new owner/publisher/editor of A Bear's Life magazine, one of the leading lifestyle publications for the entire "bear" community. Vito talked about what's in store, including its transition from newsstand publication to a MOD (Magazine On Demand,) meaning you can purchase...
Keywords: talk&interview; gay san diego; he said she said; ophelia later; aaron heier; a bears life magazine; 619 bearcast; bear community; lgbt; san diego events; san diego news
|He Said sHe Said LIVE from Babycakes 12/24/10|
The HSSS crew hosted it's 1st Annual He Said / sHe Said Holiday Fan Appreciation Party & Show and the wonderful Babycakes in Hillcrest. Owner Christopher Stavros and his staff of lovelies treated us all to fabulous and very adult coffee concoctions and cupcake bites while Aaron and Ophelia spread holiday cheer around the room, recapped their weekends and gave updates on a few news items including President Obama signing the bill to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell, the floods in Mission Valley, LA a...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; aaron heier; ophelia later; babycakes; san diego; wedding cakes; cupcakes; gay san diego; events san diego; james franco; christmas; holiday
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from The Ruby Room 12/31/10|
Marking an end to a fantastic year with a milestone 60th episode, the HSSS crew hit the stage at the Room Room, Hillcrest's only true live music venue! Hosting live bands, from punk to funk & soul, every night of the week, the Ruby Room is "the" place for local live music - and some pretty insanely stiff & cheap drinks - no matter if you're gay or straight or somewhere in between. Aaron & Ophelia ended the year by introducing a new format: discussing five Hot Topics that are current, relevant, s...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; ophelia later; aaron heier; ruby room; music; live music; bands; san diego; gay san diego; lgbt; comedy; rock n roll
|They Said 4/16/13|
Ian, Alejandra, Courtney & Dustin got a little geeky at the Brass Rail roundtable to dish the details on some hot topics of the week. First up, the tragedy in Boston at the Boston Marathon, how it was being reported & what is the media responsibility in getting the facts right. Then they addressed some viewer comments about racism, perspective and points of view. They also talked about the meningitis outbreak that has jumped coasts & taken lives...
Keywords: talk&interview; ian johnson; alejandra sandoval; dustin santillan; courtney ware; meningitis; top news san diego; gay san diego; racism; boston marathon; media; dining out for life; boston; tragedy
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 10/26/12|
Producer Jay surprised us at our Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio after weeks of traveling to & fro in Italy, which threw Producer Kurt for a loop. While they duked it out over who was running the show, Ophelia & Aaron gabbed 'n laughed their way through weekend party events, 5 o'clock shots, dates with Mauricio, Harvest Howl, the nine different types of drunks, Halloween costumes, online shopping, the upcoming election and some other funny shit...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; producer jay; top news san diego; producer kurt; gay san diego; urban mos; halloween; vote; president obama; harvest howl
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Justin Rivera from 619 Bearcast 11/9/2010|
Aaron & Ophelia started this webisode off with some hysterical laughter...over what we can't even remember. Joining us in-studio is another 619 Bearcaster, the fuzzy youngster Justin Rivera, who joined in our Hot Topics discussion and filled us in on what the 619 Bearcast is all about, one of the top rated LGBT podcasts available on iTunes. Don't forget, you can now get the He Said / sHe Said LIVE video podcasts on iTunes as well, by subscribing to our show.
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; events san diego; lgbt; gay san diego; justin rivera; 619 bearcast; bears; comedy; drag queen; news
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 6/28/13|
After weeks apart, Aaron & Ophelia, along with Producer Emeritus Kurt hit the Copa Bar studio at Urban Mo's to touch base, check-in, chat and, of course, throw back a shot. We talked Palm Springs, Fourth of July, this week's big SCOTUS decisions on DOMA & Prop 8, Paula Dean + more. Then, we were joined by two hunks from the San Diego Armada Rugby team talk about all the rough, dirty, scrummy things that happy in San Diego's ONLY straight-inclusive gay rugby team...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; gay san diego; he said she said; gay rugby; san diego armada; scotus; prop 8; doma; lgbt
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 9/27/13|
Back from her week in Austin visiting the fab diva Anita Martini, Ophelia served Aaron and Jay some Dark Root Realness at the Copa Bar Studio, while dishing this week's topics & gossip. We talked Glitz Glam, the Flag Football Gay Bowl in Arizona, They Said's new studio set-up, AIDS Walk, the Chargers, HSSS friend & fan Brandon who was on-set helping Producer Jay and the sad & unexpected passing of a River friend...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; gay san diego; lgbt veterans; flag football; gay bowl; glitz glam; arizona; anita martini; gay austin; they said
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Babette Schwartz 6/8/11|
Since starting the show, Aaron & Ophelia have been wanting to interview the icon, the legend, Miss Babette Schwartz. Well, this week, the stars finally aligned and Babette's busy scheduled allowed her a rare night out to sit in the hot seat and chat about her life, events, charity involvement and namesake store - you know, that happy place in Hillcrest with the best cards, t-shirts and other tchotchkes for every occasion...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; ophelia later; aaron heier; babette schwartz; gay san diego; hillcrest; san diego drag; top news san diego; charity; female impersonator; bingo
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Pat Sherman 1/11/11|
Thanks to our fabulous new studio location at Jake's on Sixth wine bar in Hillcrest, we treated our first guest of 2011, Pat Sherman, current editor of Gay San Diego, to a nice Pinot Noir and some good ole chat, HSSS-style. We learned how Pat went from swimming pool repair man to top notch journalist who has worked for the San Diego Reader, the Gay & Lesbian Times, San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego Magazine and many others...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; ophelia later; aaron heier; pat sherman; gay san diego; news; media; san diego media; lgbt; journalist; editor; santee
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 4/26/13|
Dining Out For Life week in San Diego. Aaron & Ophelia were back at their Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio to talk headlines & hot topics before being Ambassadors for the cause, helping collect funds to fight HIV & AIDS. We talked cock-blocking, gay relationships, straight friends, doing things outside of your comfort zone, features that attract you to a partner, sex, Palm Springs & more.
Keywords: talk&interview; lgbt; top news san diego; gay san diego; he said she said; aaron heier; ophelia later; urban mos; hiv; dining out for life; lgbt
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Dr. Tim Shannahan 3/22/11|
Talk about adjustment! This week, Aaron and Ophelia sat down with Chiropractor extraordinaire and resident hotness Tim Shannahan from Inner Balance Institute to get the 411 on all things body alignment. Ophelia's been a patient at Inner Balance for several years and recently was "thumped" by the good Doc which helps her maintain proper posture and alleviates back pain, something Aaron desperately needs...
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|They Said 5/24/11|
The absence of Kelly on panel this week means she's a new mama! Huge congratulations to Kelly & Abby on the birth of their beautiful baby daughter, Skylar Lee. Now that Babywatch 2011 is finally over, Ophelia joined Courtney, Ian, Alex & Jerimiah to talk about some big hot topics including Arnold Schwarzenegger's lovechild, monogamy and infidelity in relationships, the Urban Mo's remodel and the passing of loved ones and friends which segued into a deeper discussion on destructive behavior and a...
Keywords: talk&interview; they said; courtney ray; ian johnson; alejandra sandoval; jerimiah mertz; ophelia later; arnold schwarzenegger; monogamy; gay san diego; relationships; kelly dorsey; babywatch; abby dorsey; skylar dorsey
|Webisode 1: The Lost Footage|
Fished from the depths of Ophelia's fabulous drag closet comes the very first He Said / sHe Said show, feared lost forever but omazingly found thanks to a little spring cleaning. Camcorded LIVE on the patio at #1 Fifth Avenue in March 2010, Ophelia & Aaron wanted to get together, have some cocktails and film the conversation. Of course it's never that easy, so after several attempts & a final realization they had no idea what they were doing, they called in the big guns (Bo & Joey) and gabbed th...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Gary Snyder: The Lost Webisode|
From the 619 Bearcasters all the way to the East Coast bear community, HSSS certainly loves their bear boys. So, from the far reaches of Pennsylvania out on a special trip to sunny San Diego, the BurghBear himself, Gary Snyder, joined us at Pecs Bar in North Park for a chat about the bear communities on both coasts, bear-centric events & how he helps his local, regional & national LGBT bear communities by networking, having fun & making a difference...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from F Street 11/12/10|
After a wonderful Veterans Day holiday off, the HSSS crew took a trip to naughtyville for this week's "LIVE from" webcast at the corporate headquarters of F Street adult bookstores. It's a fantasyland, for adults. F Street has been helping the art of intimacy since 1974 and we definitely figured out why. Aaron & Ophelia shared all sorts of toys, videos & accessories designed to spice up your love life, some that would even make Sexy Santa blush...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; f street; sensual; adult toys; sex life; gay san diego; events san diego; aaron heier; ophelia later; news; events; veterans day
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 2/9/13|
Beaming from her award at this year's Imperial Court Coronation, Ophelia showed Aaron all the pics of the festive evening, and shared stories of the post-event festivities that may or may not have included picking up homeless men. Thanks to Gouda, Dorian & the Urban Mo's crew for our 5 o'clock shots, we talked Super Bowl, Beyonce, things that annoy us about couples (especially on Facebook,) the Boy Scouts, Mardi Gras, the meaning of Fat Tuesday and, of course, sex!
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; gay san diego; urban mod; mardi gras; fat tuesday; super bowl; beyonce; romance; facebook; imperial court
|HSSS Gets Smashed with Smashburger Hillcrest|
HSSS.tv's Aaron "AHizz" went behind the scene's with Smashburger owner Tom Ryan at the VIP pre-opening shindig of Smashburger's new Hillcrest location. Apron - check. Meat - check. Spatula - check. Smasher - check. Aaron got his smash on, working the grill like a pro...giving their lead cooks a run for their money. Stop by Smashburger in Hillcrest for one of the best hamburgers you'll ever stuff down your cakehole...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; aaron heier; tom ryan; smashburger; top news san diego; gay san diego; hillcrest; hamburgers; restaurants; san diego eats
|They Said 5/14/13|
Brass Rail Monday nights aren't the same without They Said giving their opinions & talking all kinds of smack. Back at it this week, Ian, Alejandra, Courtney & Dustin talked about: gay clubs vs straight clubs, how you react when seeing an ex, TV shows canceled or renewed, the effect bareback porn has on safe-sex practices and what you'd do if you knew when & how you were going to die. Have a topic you want the crew to tackle? Leave a comment below!
Keywords: talk&interview; brass rail; ian johnson; courtney ware; dustin santillan alejandra sandoval; top news san diego; gay san diego; tv shows; gay nightclubs; porn; safe sex; death; charity
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 6/1/12|
Suffering through some heat and - unbeknownst to them - a dead mic, Aaron & Ophelia hit the Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio for this week's HSSS.tv chatfest. Once Ophelia's hot flashes subsided, we talked about 00K Birkin Bags destroyed for art, Santee's unapologetically "capitalist" Mayor, 619 Bearcast, the Zombie apocalypse, fitness, summer soirees, river trip preparations + more. Have fun at Bear Night & don't forget to VOTE on June 5...if you don't, you have no right to bitch...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; urban mos; top news san diego; gay san diego; birkin bag; santee; 619 bearcast; zombie apocalypse; vote; politics
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 11/16/12|
This week's HSSS.tv is one raucous laugh & chat fest of story after fun situation after opinion after shot after story. Ophelia was back at our Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio and had quite a bit to share with Aaron of her Vegas escape. Sit back for this hilarious, extended webisode all about Palm Springs, Marines, Las Vegas, sex, dating, sexy time & more sex. We'll be off next week for Thanksgiving (don't forget to order your pies from Mama's Kitchen) so please enjoy this extra special - with a few ...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; gay san diego; urban mos; marines; lgbt; thanksgiving; palm springs pride; las vegas; sex
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 2/24/12|
After missing last week, Aaron & Ophelia hit the Copa Bar studio at Urban Mo's in Hillcrest to get caught up on all things 'gay' and 'gab-worthy.' Trying to recount this week's drunken bead-bomb that was Mardi Gras, Ophelia finally admitted she's no spring chicken but held her own out partying with the rest of the young queens. The discussion went all over the place, from San Diego's mayoral candidates and taking a Car2Go to Coronation to local community member Allan Spyere's release from INS de...
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|LIVE from Redwing 7/15/11|
The crew hit North Park happy hour hot spot Redwing again this week for our pre-Pride showstravaganza! Aaron knocked back a few tall boys (and maybe a Bloody Mary) while getting us caught up on the news that's now including the woman who castrated her husband and chucked his penis in the garbage disposal, the Target CEO's campaign donation to Michele Bachmann, drug-resistent superstrain of gonorrhea, the primetime Emmy nominations & the 36th Annual Nicky Awards...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Jeff Praught 7/20/11|
Gearing up for a new sports talk show coming soon to HSSS.tv, Ophelia & Aaron invited local sports guru & out athlete Jeff Praught to our Brass Rail studio for a chat about all things LGBT sports in San Diego. Jeff, who spends his days working as a producer/writer/statistician for the San Diego Padres, is a devoted sports fan and active player in several local leagues. We talked about everything from major athletes & coming out to pool and dart leagues, swim meets, wrestling and rugby...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from Bourbon Street 4/29/11|
HSSS had an audience of friends, fans a few Nuns of the Tortured Heart for this week's LIVE from Bourbon Street webcast. Everyone spent the day getting their eat on for Dining Out For Life and Team Bourbon Street was busy readying the grill for a packed night of drinking & dining to help fight HIV and AIDS. This week news & views were all over the map. Aaron & Ophelia talked about everything from Royal weddings and rodeos to the pros & cons of popularity...
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|They Said 11/28/12|
For this last webisode of 2012 before a much deserved holiday hiatus, the fab Julie joined Ian, Alejandra and Dustin at our Brass Rail studio for news & hot topics. After recapping their Thanksgivings, they talked Salvation Army & giving to charity for the holidays, the retiring supermarket owner giving his stores to his employees, benefit events for LGBT youth, what they really want from Santa, the word "homophobia" and so much more...
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|They Said 8/9/11|
With Kelly off for a little medical procedure, Aaron joined Courtney, Ian, Alejandra & Jerimiah at the Brass Rail studio for this week's noticeably sober roundtable of news & hot topics. Courtney started off the conversation talking about the U.S. economy, the debt deal deadline, compromises made and now, the downgrade of the U.S. credit rating. Then, the crew moved on to the horrible helicopter tragedy in Afghanistan that took the lives of 30 Americans...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from Top of the Park 1/21/11|
Braving the frigid 78 degree San Diego weather, the HSSS crew hit the roof of the Park Manor Suites next to beautiful Balboa Park to webcast, alfresco-style, from Top of the Park, the favorite Friday rooftop happy hour locale in the gayborhood. Aaron and Ophelia have been busy out and about, hitting events & fundraisers all over the city...and the year has just started. Ophelia attended Eden's over-packed SINdustry Night kick-off featuring the vocal 'stylings' of Bravo TV's most fabulous unmarri...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from Urban Mo's 4/13/12|
Belly up to our Copa Bar studio table at Urban Mo's with drinks in hand, Aaron & Ophelia recapped some pretty eventful weeks that included volunteering, puppies, antenna installations, Titanic dances and ingrown hairs. Then we talked about Coachella & what we're looking forward to this concert season, healthy living, the return of They Said, plans to name the first street after Harvey Milk here in San Diego, Eric Himan performing at Bourbon Street, aNoteToMyKid.com and the big plans underway for...
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|LIVE from Urban Mo's 8/10/13|
Back at the Copa Bar studio, Aaron & Ophelia caught up on the week's goings-on with the help of Producer Emeritus Kurt filling in for Jay who was off working the Mayoral Recall efforts. Kicking off the episode, we shared your answers to the question "who should be San Diego's new Mayor." Then, Aaron took the StraightActing.com "How Straight Acting Are You" survey...and after answering a bagillion questions, didn't even get an answer...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; he said she said; top news san diego; gay san diego; san diego mayor; bob filner; todd gloria; gloria allred; straight acting; city fest; big brother; lgbt
|LIVE from Urban Mo's 1/26/13|
We were all kinds of business - and football - at Urban Mo's, with Producer Kurt cracking the whip behind the camera making sure Ophelia and Aaron were keeping tabs on time. This week, we tackled football, the Super Bowl, Brendon Ayanbadejo, Manti Te'o, America's Finest City Softball, San Diego American Flag Football, the inauguration, the Beyontroversy, more Beyonce, lip synching, the race for San Diego's District 4 council seat & Michelle Obama's bangs...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Sean Hannify from SDGMC Bachelor Auction|
Following a St. Baldrick's Shave-A-Thon event in which Aaron got his head shaved LIVE on the morning news, he showed off his newly buzzed cue ball that Ophelia just loved to rub at our Brass Rail studio. After a quick recap of some post MARYAH drunken shenanigans, gym visits in Santee, Ophelia cracking the whip at the Lakeside Community Council meetings and spending time with Jeff S., we welcomed Sean Hannify from the San Diego Gay Men's Chorus to the HSSS.tv hot seat to fill us in on their upco...
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|LIVE from Urban Mo's 3/8/13|
Our Urban Mo's Copa Bar studio was just as active as ever with visits from Gouda, shots from Producer Jay & all the noises 'n chirps from the peanut gallery in the distance. This week, we talked about three things: food trucks, swap meets & tipping etiquette, from why you do it to what's expected. What are your thoughts on tipping? Next week, we celebrate 3 Years doing this show with special guest DJ Tristan Jaxx and Shaun Flak, the duo behind the upcoming "Pump'd" club night at 1202, coming to ...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from Urban Mo's 2/11/12|
After last week's Smashburger soiree, Aaron & Ophelia returned to the Copa Bar studio at Urban Mo's for a gabfest of EPIC proportions. Ophelia has spent the week with a hospitalized friend while Aaron hit Ramona to volunteer with rescued animals at Mostly Monkeys then Fiesta Cantina for the Madonna Bowl with her SD gay'tourage. We covered some hot topics including the INS detention & possible deportation of reigning Imperial Court de San Diego Emperor Allan Spyere, ICSD's 40th Coronation event, ...
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|He Said / sHe Said LIVE from Cheba Hut 3/25/11|
The whole crew was invited back out East way (that's college area for those of you not in San Diego) to one bitchin' weed-inspired sandwich shop, Cheba Hut, to get "toasted." And did we ever, on one pinner of a spicy sub, followed by a Goo Ball of rice krispies, peanut butter, honey & cocoa. But before Aaron & Ophelia's munchies set in, they recapped a week of work, moms, computers, Dining Out For Life news and fashion school finals...
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|LIVE from Urban Mo's 8/2/13|
Back from a little extended vacay, Aaron, Ophelia, Producer Jay & Producer Emeritus Kurt took over the Copa Bar for a catch-up. It's been about three weeks & we had a lot to chat about. Aaron reminisced about his fantastic trip to Provincetown for #BearWeek2013 followed by NYC & Ophelia filled us in on her River adventures with the hunky marines. Then, it was all kinds of strategy, hypotheticals & opinions all about this season's Big Brother...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; jay turner; top news san diego; gay san diego; he said she said; bob filner; san diego mayor; sexual assault; big brother; cbs; provincetown; bear week; new york city; kurt cunningham
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Benjamin Nicholls 2/22/11|
Our Jake's on 6th studio got a quite colorful thanks to Benjamin Nicholls, Executive Director of the Hillcrest Business Improvement Association, who joined us to talk about the upcoming Mardi Gras, this summer's CityFest and the soon to be scheduled Hillcrest Ho' Down planned for later this fall. Ben came prepared, jester hat and all, to talk about the fabulous entertainment, revelry, drinks, dancing & food planned for this year's big Hillcrest Mardi Gras, which is celebrating its 10th Anniversa...
Keywords: talk&interview; he said she said; aaron heier; ophelia later; benjamin nicholls; hillcrest business improvement association; fab hillcrest; ahizz; omazingnsd; twitter; mardi gras; cityfest; events in san diego; lgbt; gay san diego; city festivals san diego; non-profit; charity
|They Said 2/21/12|
With moderator Courtney Ray on vacay in the Big Apple, Executive Producer Ophelia joined Ian, Alejandra & Amber this week at the Brass Rail studio to add a little sass to the panel. Topics at this week's roundtable discussion included paying high school students for good attendance, Fat Tuesday, Lent, Mardi Gras, local craft beer breweries, AFCSL softball, SDAFFL flag football, Dining Out For Life benefiting the Centers HIV/AIDS prevention programs & services + more...
Keywords: talk&interview; they said; courtney ray; alejandra sandoval; ian johnson; amber regan; ophelia later; sdaffl; afcsl; top news san diego; gay san diego; high school; mardi gras; hillcrest; dining out for life; beer; san diego beer; lent
|They Said 7/17/12|
Pre-Pride & post Nicky Awards nominations, Ian wasted no time "campaigning" for votes for the 87,000 Nickys he was nominated for (...as was the show & Alejandra & Amber & Aaron & Ophelia & Producer Jay.) Getting that out of the way, the panel welcomed Courtney Ware, fabulous straight girl, community ally and volunteer to the Brass Rail studio where the theme for this week's webisode was Pride, Pride & more Pride...
Keywords: talk&interview; ian johnson; dustin santillan; courtney ware; alejandra sandoval; top news san diego; gay san diego; san diego pride; nicky awards; brass rail; nightclub san diego; lgbt; gay; volunteering; pflag
|He Said / sHe Said LIVE with Hillcrest Pride Flag Committee|
Aaron and Ophelia welcomed the fabulous Eddie Reynoso and Stefan Chicote (of the Urban Mo's/Baja Betty's/Gossip Grill fam) to our Brass Rail studio to talk about a topic hot in local media circles: erecting a 65 ft. rainbow flag at Normal & University in Hillcrest. Eddie and Stefan are part of the the Hillcrest Pride Flag committee hoping the flag will become a reality. With drinks in hand, the two shared the overall concept, its location, process, purpose and fielded some pointed questions pose...
Keywords: talk&interview; aaron heier; ophelia later; top news san diego; he said she said; drag queen san diego; brass rail; urban mos; baja bettys; gossip grill; hillcrest pride flag; rainbow flag; lgbt; gay; gay san diego; eddie reynoso; stefan chicote
|They Said 8/21/12|
At the last minute, Dustin ditched Ian, Amber & Alejandra at the Brass Rail studio to go stalk some girl he's all about...so they decided to just do the show without him. And, boy were they chatty. First, they put some rumors to bed about last week's Nicky Awards discussion, then they talked some more about Water Fightgate & the Lily Pond reconstruction efforts, STDs, inspirational celebrities, upcoming events to benefit AIDS Walk San Diego, 'outing' people as trans and the sad passing of Phylli...
Keywords: talk&interview; they said; brass rail; top news san diego; gay san diego; ian johnson; alejandra sandoval; amber regan; dustin santillan; hiv; std; lily pond; balboa park; trans; transgender; phyllis diller; nicky awards; gay oscars
|They Said 2/7/12|
They Said’s post-Super Bowl chat fest featured a new face on panel, the fabulous wine gal Amber Regan, who spoke lesbianese for this week’s roundtable of news & hot topics. Courtney, Ian, Jerimiah & Alejandra help Amber get settled in, before diving in to Super Bowl / Madonna / commercials madness, which included some feisty words for CNN’s Roland Martin and his ‘off color’ comments about guys liking David Beckham’s H&M underwear ad...
Keywords: talk&interview; ian johnson; courtney ray; amber regan; alejandra sandoval; jerimiah mertz; brass rail; top news san diego; gay san diego; prop 8; super bowl; madonna; planned parenthood; susan g. komen; cnn; roland martin; david beckham
|They Said 6/4/13|
Fresh from completing 13 miles in the Rock 'n Roll Half Marathon, Ian shared his triumphant & exhausting experience with Alejandra and Courtney...while Dustin ditched us for Mumford & Sons. After recounting for us his treacherous run, Courtney shared an experience she had recently with a young man who exclaimed "pink is for girls & gay is gross." They talked about people using the bible as a defense against marriage equality and answered a viewer question on why the LGBT community lacks cohesion...
Keywords: talk&interview; ian johnson; alejandra sandoval; courtney ware; dustin santillan; lgbt; top news san diego; gay san diego; brass rail; rock n roll marathon; bible; gay marriage; marriage equality
|They Said 3/14/11|
They Said might look a little different to you. Well, that's because Executive Producer Aaron "AHizz" Heier joined the panel this week in place of both Kelly Dorsey who was absent to attend her baby shower, and Chris Keith whose work commitments & schedule have necessitated his departure from the show. Chris was a fantastic addition to They Said and we all wish him well on his endeavors. So, with Aaron on panel, Courtney dove right in with discussion about the big news of the week, the earthquak...
Keywords: talk&interview; they said; courtney ray; alejandra sandoval; aaron heier; ian johnson; st. patricks day; baja bettys; tsunami; japan; lgbt; gay san diego; news san diego; events san diego
|They Said 6/25/13|
Ian, Alejandra, Courtney & Dustin, all anxiously awaiting the SCOTUS decisions on DOMA & Prop 8, hit the Brass Rail studio to talk about events, news & hot topics. This week: Paula Deen and racism in America, transgender vs gender variant, how many dates constitutes a relationship, AIDS Walk San Diego + more. Head's up kids, They Said will be going on hiatus for the month of July. We'll be back at it on August 6th...
Keywords: talk&interview; ian johnson; alejandra sandoval; courtney ware; dustin santillan; top news san diego; gay san diego; brass rail; doma; scotus; prop 8; aids walk san diego; paula deen; racism; transgender